100% of donations go toward our athletes and their needs in the pursuit of their running and racing goals. Through donations we fund racing entries, travel and lodging for competitions. As a certified 501(c)(3) nonprofit group, your financial support is tax deductible. Please contact us with any questions or proposals or donate to our cause here:
If it weren’t for the support of our sponsors we wouldn’t be able to dedicate as much of ourselves to the sport. We show our love the best way we know how: exposure, social media, spreading word of their remarkable skill-sets, product feedback, pacing, running or swimming related coaching, and on. The following sponsors offer a variety of incentives to help our team race and train at the level it does.
Rolfing practitioner Brad Jones helps people of all walks of life find new joy in using their bodies. Brad is one of the main reasons we’re able to endure hard training. He assists in injury prevention and expedites healing of our various injuries by looking at the whole body and its individual patterns.
“Located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Honey Stinger makes nutritious and great tasting honey-based foods including energy bars, protein bars, energy gels, organic waffles, organic chews, kids specific snacks and our very own Organic Wildflower Honey. Fueling more than just the country’s top cyclists, runners, triathletes and teams, Honey Stinger products may be found at specialty sporting goods retailers, natural food grocers and honeystinger.com.”
Nuun is leading the way in portable hydration with electrolyte enhanced drink tabs designed to keep you hydrated no matter where your lifestyle takes you. With a wide range of products, Nuun has aided in many a mountain run and marathon workout for the members of BDP.
Fairhaven Runners is a running/walking lifestyle store that offers expertise and professional help with getting the right type of shoe, apparel or accessories for optimal performance. Fairhaven Runners offers personal gait analysis, custom fitting and expert help from staff that genuinely cares about your comfort and well-being.
Runningwarehouse.com was “…founded in 2005 by a small group of experienced runners whose sole goal was to bring the best possible shopping experience to all running enthusiasts…” Your one-stop online retailer for everything running: running shoes, running apparel, accessories and more!
The Bellingham Bay Marathon is one of BDP’s leading partnerships, with BDP providing pacers since 2014 for the 1/2 and full marathon. The race also proudly benefits the Bellingham Bay Swim Team, the Whatcom Rangers and other local youth non-profit organizations. We appreciate our relationship with the race and its organizers, as their support helps fund our cross country season each year.
RRCA is the oldest and largest organization in the US dedicated to distance running. The mission of the RRCA is to promote the development and growth of running clubs, running events, and supporting the common interests of runners throughout the country at all stages in life. As part of RRCA, BDP is a nonprofit organization.